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New Job for Principal Who Nixed Coming-Out Speech

Jun 23
The principal who pulled a graduation speech by a valedictorian who wanted to disclose his sexual orientation is resigning for a new job at another school.

Teacher Quits After Reading Story of Gay Couple to Class

Jun 16
A teacher has resigned after reading his third-graders a story about a gay couple, sparking controversy in a small North Carolina town.

Ohio Bartender Comes Under Fire After Writing 'Fags' On Receipt

By Jason St. Amand | May 19
A bartender from Cleveland, Ohio is coming under fire this week after writing the word "fags" on a receipt, which went viral across social media.

Teacher Suspended for Gay Comments Drops Reinstatement Bid

May 13
A former New Jersey high school teacher suspended for posting anti-gay comments online has dropped her bid to be reinstated.

Baltimore Fires Man For Watching 39 Hours of Porn in 2 Weeks

By EDGE | May 12
Baltimore city officials fired a city employee in January for watching 39 hours of porn during a two-week period while he was on the job.

Gay Teacher Ousted From Catholic School Finds New Job

May 5
A gay teacher whose Omaha Catholic school contract is not being renewed has found a new job.

Fashion Sense: Looking Good with the HRC

By Matthew Wexler | Apr 27
Whether you're shopping couture or comfort, there are a few select brands that are not only fashion forward, but also making a big statement in their support of equal rights in the workplace.

CEI Snapshot: American Express and Caesars Entertainment

By Matthew Wexler | Apr 24
EDGE continues our series on businesses that have scored a perfect 100 on the Human Rights Campaign's 2015 Corporate Equality Index. This installment includes American Express and Caesars Entertainment.

Judge Won't Dismiss Case Over Transgender Embalmer's Firing

Apr 23
The government has cleared an important hurdle in a discrimination lawsuit filed on behalf of a transgender employee who was fired by a Detroit-area funeral home.

Coach Fired Over Twitter Threat to Indiana Pizza Shop

Apr 22
A northern Indiana school district says it has fired a coach who tweeted about burning down a pizza shop after its owners said they wouldn't cater a gay wedding because of their religious beliefs.

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